Thesaurus / secretiveness

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Richard had the sufficiency of the cat, John the dependence of a dog; John had the cat's secretiveness, Richard the dog's dash.

There has always been an air of mystery and secretiveness about him.

The Secret Service SubmarineCyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull

In some the supreme necessity for self-ventilation interested her; in others, secretiveness hermetically sealed fascinated her.

AthalieRobert W. Chambers

Now Mrs. Aiken had two or three or four or five faults, but secretiveness was not among them.

A Likely StoryWilliam De Morgan

And if Upjelly's mouth revealed anything, it was secretiveness, while there was a curious Chinese insensitiveness about it.

The Secret Service SubmarineCyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull

This servant of his was a Russian, to whom he had been introduced by Vola, and he was a character for fidelity and secretiveness.

The Boy NihilistAllan Arnold

Mr. Prohack might well have asked; but he was too loyal to her to betray her secretiveness by such a question.

Mr. ProhackE. Arnold Bennett

A train of mice, in the strictest incognito, could not have performed these operations with a greater amount of secretiveness.

Willis the PilotJohanna Spyri

In his heart he resented Hiram's masterfulness and his secretiveness.

Do you really want to know the cause of that 'secretiveness, and reserve'?

Fathers and SonsIvan Sergeevich Turgenev

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